• Option Fees and the Margin Scheme

    April 10, 2017 | by Everingham Lawyers
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    The question as to the treatment of an Option Fee paid on the purchase of developable land and whether or not it forms part of the purchase price for Margin scheme calculations will need to be reviewed after the decision of the AAT in the Trustee for the Whitby Trust and the Commissioner of Taxation (2017) AATA 343 (20 March 2017).

  • Capital Gains Tax Change

    March 21, 2017 | by Everingham Lawyers
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    For all of you who own investment properties Capital Gains Tax is a very important consideration.

    Currently change is said to be being considered. With the Government trying to balance the budget there is every likelihood that it will be looking at some changes to Capital Gains Tax.

  • Job Creation

    March 21, 2017 | by Everingham Lawyers
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    We all have to move with the fast changing pace of today’s life. One of Australia’s most successful Tech Heads, Mike Connon-Brookes believes that change drives long term economic growth.

  • Mortgage Strife

    March 13, 2017 | by Everingham Lawyers
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    We’re hearing a lot of talk about housing affordability. With the high cost of houses and homes comes bigger and bigger mortgages.

  • Binding Financial Agreements

    March 13, 2017 | by Everingham Lawyers
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    BFA’s or Binding Financial Agreements or Pre-Nups as they are called in the magazines have become an established fact of Australian relationships.